After nearly a week of teasing and hints, Capcom has officially confirmed Street Fighter 6. The tease from Capcom doesn’t show any gameplay footage but it looks noticeably more ‘photorealistic’ as compared to previous Street Fighter games.
Whether the art style from the teaser trailer is representative of the final product is anyone’s guess, but rest assured, the game is now one of the most highly-anticipated releases from Capcom. Along with the teaser, Capcom has also confirmed that more news on Street Fighter 6 will be available come Summer 2022.
There currently is no announced release window for the game but seeing as Capcom will be announcing additional information in the Summer of 2022, perhaps the game is slated for release towards the end of the year or even early 2023.
Street Fighter 6 and Capcom Fighting Collection Announced
Capcom is also bringing Capcom Fighting Collection, bundling 10 classic fighters with Online Rollback Netcode. The collection will be available from June 24th, 2022. The collection includes:
- Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors
- Night Warriors: Darkstalkers’ Revenge
- Vampire Savior: The Lord of Vampire
- Vampire Hunter 2: Darkstalkers’ Revenge (First official release in North America)
- Vampire Savior 2: The Lord of Vampire (First official release in North America)
- Red Earth (First release outside of arcades)
- Cyberbots: Fullmetal Madness
- Super Gem Fighter Mini Mix
- Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo
- Hyper Street Fighter II
Capcom Fighting Collection brings together 10 classic fighters with Online Rollback Netcode, coming June 24th, 2022!
🦇 Darkstalkers (all five games!)
👊 Super Gem Fighter Mini Mix
💎 Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo
🦁 Red Earth
… and more!
— Street Fighter (@StreetFighter) February 21, 2022
The collection will include additional features such an art gallery, a music player with hundreds of tracks, and more.
Street Fighter is one of the most iconic franchises in gaming and continues to be one of the most popular esports in the world. It will be interesting to see whether Capcom decides to tinker with the formula and try out some new stuff or stick to what has worked for several decades and add more polish instead.
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